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TanyaLK
May 7 2016

3 Misunderstandings That Will Make You Love Jude Deveraux’s Pride and Prejudice Retelling

Regency England meets present day small-town Virginia in The Girl from Summer Hill. This retelling of Pride and Prejudice is the first installment in Jude Deveraux’s newest Summer Hill...
Scarlettleigh
April 29 2016

Uplift Us: April 2016 Women’s Fiction Best Bets

“I once received a letter from an old lady in California who informed me that when the tired reader comes home at night, he wishes to read something that will lift up his heart. And it...
JenniferProffitt
March 10 2016

A Cuppa Dar-tea

H&H is all about “for the fans, by the fans.” Recently a friend was gifted a set of tea that is perfect for any romance reader—fan-made Pride and Prejudice tea! At right is...
HeatherWaters
March 9 2016

Romance News: Get Up Close & Personal with Mr. Darcy’s Famous Shirt

Welcome to H&H's daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in the romance world right now. {Did you know you can sign up to receive...
AlexanderActual
October 20 2015

Dating, 19th Century Style: Tips from the Past That Still Apply!

Today we're thrilled to give you a “double feature” of sorts as we welcome both Tasha Alexander and Ashley Weaver to Heroes and Heartbreakers! Tasha and Ashley write historical...
JenniferProffitt
October 9 2015

Romance News Roundup: Kresley Cole’s Sweet Ruin, Pride and Prejudice and Zombies Trailer, and More!

Welcome to H&H's daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in the romance world right now. —Kresley Cole shared 7 Facts about...
JenniferProffitt
October 2 2015

Romance News Roundup: Swooniest Pride & Prejudice Moments, Penny Reid Deal, and More!

Welcome to H&H's daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in the romance world right now. —Deal Alert #1: Penny Reid writes...
JenniferProffitt
September 3 2015

The Best Pride and Prejudice Adaptations, in Order of Mr. Darcy Hotness (An Opinionated Opinion)

We all have definitive opinions on the best adaptations of our favorite romance novels—and yes, today, I am counting Pride and Prejudice among that number! You see, romance doesn't get...
Janga
May 13 2015

Fall from Grace: Cross-Class Romance in Mary Balogh’s Traditional Regencies, Part 1

This post is Part 1 of a two-part series exploring the cross-class romances featured in many of Mary Balogh's traditional Regency romances. Part 2 will be coming soon! The cross-class romance...
HeatherWaters
May 11 2015

Romance News Roundup: Vivian Arend Deal & More!

Welcome to H&H's daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in the romance world right now. —The Romance News Roundup is going on hiatus—but...
MFrampton
January 28 2015

Pride and Prejudice Published on January 28, 1813

“I declare after all there is no enjoyment like reading! How much sooner one tires of any thing than of a book! — When I have a house of my own, I shall be miserable if I have not an...
nazkey
November 3 2014

Death Comes to Pemberley Episode 2: Prejudicial Proceedings

PBS's new two-part British miniseries, Death Comes to Pemberley, is based on P.D. James's book of the same name and first aired in three parts on BBC One in the UK last December. The story begins...
nazkey
October 27 2014

Death Comes to Pemberley Episode 1 Recap: Death and the Darcys

PBS's new two-part British miniseries, Death Comes to Pemberley, is based on P.D. James's book of the same name and first aired in three parts on BBC One in the UK last December. The story begins...
RachelHyland
September 26 2014

We Laugh Because We Love: Top 10 Romance Parodies

Obviously, we all love Romance as a genre. None of us would be here if we didn’t. (Here, as in at this site obviously, not here as in alive and in the world.) But loving something does not mean...
MFrampton
September 17 2014

Hearts Flutter as Benedict Cumberbatch Recreates Wet Darcy Scene for Charity!

He's doing this for good, people! Benedict Cumberbatch recently recreated the stepping out of the water scene from the 1995 version of Pride and Prejudice starring Colin Firth. The charity,...
RebekahWeatherspoon
May 29 2014

Take Me Away: Top Five Romantic Getaways…And The Heroes to Pack with You!

In Lindsay Evans’s contemporary romance, Pleasure Under the Sun, the heroine Bailey Hughes is swept off on a romantic week abroad by her sexy hero, artist Seven Carmichael. The two start their...
JanetW
May 1 2014

Said Discreetly, Heard Everywhere: Eavesdropping in Romance Novels

One of the most disconcerting events that can happen to a romance hero or heroine is to overhear someone say something mean about them. Five examples, from books published between 1813 and 2013, demonstrate...
GayleCallen
April 29 2014

10 Tropes That Make Historical Romance Awesome

Today we're thrilled to have not one but three authors—Gayle Callen, Laura Lee Guhrke, and Caroline Linden—weigh in on one of our favorite genres, historical romance. Gayle's latest...
MFrampton
April 18 2014

Bloodied Relations: Lucrezia, Scarlett, Cersei and More Ruthless Ladies!

Today is Lucrezia Borgia's birthday, born in Italy way back in 1480. Happy Birthday, Lucrezia! Lucrezia has become notorious in history as a woman who will do anything for her family, including...
willaful
December 20 2013

The Rest of the Story: Jo Baker’s Longbourn

Pride and Prejudice may have inspired more spin-offs, rewrites, imitations, and alternate versions than any other work of fiction—did the world really need another one? When it's as compelling...
teamhandh
October 8 2013

Fifty Shades of Grey Casting News: Jennifer Ehle as Ana’s Mother!

Just out is the news that Jennifer Ehle, seen above as Elizabeth Bennet in 1995's Pride and Prejudice, has been cast as Anastasia's mother in the film adaptation of E.L. James's Fifty...
TessOliver
September 20 2013

Author Tess Oliver on Why Mr. Darcy and Not Mr. Bingley???

Today H&H is joined by author Tess Oliver, who asks the hard-hitting question of why do we love Mr. Darcy so much—and not Mr. Bingley? Tess's latest release, Freefall, is a New Adult romance...
Janga
July 17 2013

Class Differences in Historical Romance, Part 1: The Triumph of Love Over Level

Part One: Marrying the Maid (Or the Governess or . . .) The theme of love powerful enough to overcome the boundaries of class is rooted deeply in the tradition of romance fiction. Whether one views...
juliabroadbooks
April 4 2013

What’s Next?: How to Fill Your Time After The Lizzie Bennet Diaries

There’s been a real hole in my week without a new The Lizzie Bennet Diaries episode. I have been planning my Mondays and Thursdays around the release of new LBD episodes for so long that I don’t...
juliabroadbooks
March 28 2013

It’s Really Over: The End of The Lizzie Bennet Diaries

**Epic spoilers for the whole series** It’s really over. The very last episode of The Lizzie Bennet Diaries aired today. On Monday I won’t have a new video to watch, new story developments...
teamhandh
March 25 2013

H&H Off-Hours #2: These are Our Obsessions, Part 4

The final hour is at hand. We've talked Vampire Academy, TVD, and the role of Horror in Romance. But what is the not-so-hidden secret obsession of Site Manager Heather Waters? What is it about...
juliabroadbooks
March 11 2013

Sob! Coming Toward the End of the Lizzie Bennet Diaries

We’re getting near the end of the Lizzie Bennet Diaries series. I know, I know. I don’t know what I’ll do with myself but the writers have said the series will wrap up at the...
Janga
February 17 2013

Keepers of the Dream: Reading the Classics in Historical Romance

When offered the chance to propose a “core curriculum” for historical romance, I eagerly accepted, knowing full well the problems I would have narrowing the list to a reasonable length....
Myretta
February 15 2013

Jo Baker’s Longbourn Will Take Pride and Prejudice Belowstairs

What are we to think of the announcement of Jo Baker's forthcoming book (and possibly film), Longbourn? The announcement states: “Riffing off the Jane Austen tale, Longbourn will...
Janga
February 14 2013

Vicars in Romance Novels from Carlyle, Balogh, and More!

Vicars appear regularly in romance fiction as secondary characters. Who can forget Jane Austen’s clergymen—the obsequious Mr. Collins in Pride and Prejudice, the vain and greedy Philip Elton...